Orchard Park Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber’s mission is to serve our membership as a catalyst – the organization through which business and professional people work together for the common good of the community.

About

Located twenty minutes Southeast of downtown Buffalo, NY, the Town and Village of Orchard Park comprise an upscale community that combines quiet neighborhoods, close-knit residents, diverse houses of worship, and excellent schools with extensive retail, commercial, and industrial zones and easy access to the NYS Thruway system.

Membership: The Orchard Park Chamber of Commerce promotes the business interests of Orchard Park.

Community: The Chamber sponsors a number of great community events, including the annual Taste of Orchard Park!

Economic Development: Your investment in the Chamber helps us address major concerns facing Orchard Park businesses.

Advocacy: The Orchard Park Chamber represents you in the fight for a better business environment in New York State.

Services Provided

Economic and Site Development

  • Environmental Compliance
  • Lease Review
  • Revitalization
  • Site Location Assistance
  • Tax Credits
  • Watershed Planning
  • Economic Forecast
  • Economic Development

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Buying or Selling a Franchise
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Purchasing or Selling an Existing Business
  • Tax Services
  • Valuation
  • Cooperatives (Co-ops)

Business Planning

  • Business Succession Planning
  • Diversification
  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Demographic and Census Data
  • Forming a Business
  • Identification and Research of Foreign Markets
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Hiring and Firing
  • Apprenticeship
  • Recruiting
  • Workforce Training
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Industry
  • Employee Development
  • Insurance
  • Retention
  • Policies and Templates
  • Workforce Incentives

Management Issues

  • Human Resources
  • Insurance Requirements
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Recruiting Assistance

Marketing and Sales

  • Advertising/Brochure Design
  • Award Recognition
  • Call Center Services
  • Competitive Analysis
  • Demographics/Census Data
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Identification/Research of Foreign Markets
  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Market Research
  • Student Marketing Projects
  • Website Development

Mentoring

  • Formal Mentoring Programs
  • One-on-One Counseling
  • Peer Mentoring

Networking and Associations

  • Demographically Based
  • Geographically Based
  • Home Based
  • Industry Specific
  • International Trade
  • Small Business/General

Nonprofit and Social Enterprise

  • Accounting
  • Board Development
  • Funds Development
  • Human Resources
  • Organizational Audits
  • Strategic Planning
  • Technical Services

Space

  • Commercial Kitchen Facilities
  • Conference/Meeting and Event Space
  • Coworking
  • Makerspace / Hackerspace
  • Wet Lab
  • Office Space
  • Retail Space
  • Lease Review Assistance
  • Site Location Assistance
  • Lab Space

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • African-American Business
  • City Business Issues
  • Hispanic Business
  • State Business Issues
  • LGBTQIA Business Issues
  • Native-American Business
  • Small Business Policy
  • Women’s Business Issues

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Forming a Business
  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
  • Site Location
  • Startup Business Counseling
  • Startup Classes

Events and Community Building

  • Neighborhood Fairs and Festivals
Contact Information
Donald Lorentz
Address
6524 E. Quaker Street
Orchard Park, NY 14127